[Christmas card from the Galverro family to the John J. Herrera family]

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The front of the card has a color illustration of holly and Christmas bells with the text "Merry Christmas" in the top right corner. the interior of the card contains the text "To wish you the best at Christmas and all through the year". The handwritten note says, "We wish you with much affection Blanca, Paty, Blanca y Freddy S. Galvorro."

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4 p. : col. ill. ; 17 cm.

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Galvorro, Blanca; Galvorro, Paty & Galvorro, Freddy S. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and one other and was provided by Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 45 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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The front of the card has a color illustration of holly and Christmas bells with the text "Merry Christmas" in the top right corner. the interior of the card contains the text "To wish you the best at Christmas and all through the year". The handwritten note says, "We wish you with much affection Blanca, Paty, Blanca y Freddy S. Galvorro."

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4 p. : col. ill. ; 17 cm.

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Greeting Cards to John J. Herrera and family

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

John J. Herrera Papers

Correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Known for his role in desegregating schools, he fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Aug. 27, 2013, 7:23 a.m.

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Galvorro, Blanca; Galvorro, Paty & Galvorro, Freddy S. [Christmas card from the Galverro family to the John J. Herrera family], letter, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248593/: accessed April 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.